The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 66 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.60% 0.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £32,000 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
Load Balancing
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
540 301 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.20% 76.59% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 479 270 273
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,242 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cardiff region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing.

1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) MPLS
3 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) VPN
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (35.29%) IIS
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (29.41%) Juniper
6 5 (29.41%) CCNP
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 5 (29.41%) VMware
6 5 (29.41%) Clustering
6 5 (29.41%) Internet
6 5 (29.41%) F5
6 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
7 4 (23.53%) MCITP
7 4 (23.53%) Resilience Testing
7 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
7 4 (23.53%) Wireless
7 4 (23.53%) LAN
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) CCNA
7 4 (23.53%) SAN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) MPLS
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) VPN
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (29.41%) Internet
4 4 (23.53%) Wireless
4 4 (23.53%) LAN
4 4 (23.53%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) IPv4
5 3 (17.65%) IPv6
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 3 (17.65%) Wireshark
6 2 (11.76%) OSPF
6 2 (11.76%) BGP
6 2 (11.76%) IPsec
6 2 (11.76%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) FTP
6 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Welsh Language
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Server Support
5 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Resilience Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) Line Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (29.41%) CCNP
4 4 (23.53%) MCITP
4 4 (23.53%) CCNA
5 3 (17.65%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) CCDA
6 1 (5.88%) CCDP
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) ProxySG
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Juniper
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) F5
4 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
5 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
5 4 (23.53%) HP
5 4 (23.53%) Dell
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix
6 3 (17.65%) Mitel
6 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
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